The Jewish Day School of Metropolitan Seattle

15749 NE 4th Street,
Bellevue, WA, 98008-0980
Tel: (425)460-0260
Grades: NS - 8 | 236 students
The Jewish Day School of Metropolitan Seattle is an independent school providing an exceptional education for children in Preschool through 8th Grade.
At our core, is the seamless integration of a rigorous general studies and award-winning Jewish studies program with an emphasis on independent and critical thinking.
JDS students explore and analyze complex issues and approach problem solving with both knowledge and creativity.
They initiate new ideas, facilitate class discussions, collaborate effectively and articulate various perspectives - tools they will need to succeed in tomorrow's world.
Guided by caring and dedicated teachers, our students learn to be active participants in the world.
Our Jewish values, history and traditions serve as the foundation for an innovative character education curriculum that challenges students to be empathetic, compassionate and responsible world citizens.
Puget Sound field study experiences inspire life-long environmental and community stewardship and our JDS athletics program promotes teamwork, leadership, sportsmanship and school spirit.
"Where study leads to action," which comes from the Talmud, is as relevant today as in any time in our history.
JDS students learn that with strong academics comes the privilege and responsibility to take action to create a better world.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. Other school association(s)
Other religious school association(s)
Religious Affiliation Jewish
Grades Offered Grades Nursery/Preschool - 8
Year Founded 1980

Student Body

Total Students 236 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 1%
State avg.: 24%
Students by Grade The Jewish Day School of Metropolitan Seattle Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 40 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 6:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size 22 students
Classroom Dress Code Casual

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Tuition Notes Available at: http://www.jds.org/admission/tuition-and-financial-aid
% on Financial Aid 32%
Admissions Director Amy Adler

Sports

Total Sports Offered 7 sports
Sports Basketball, Golf, Soccer, Tennis, Track and Field, Ultimate Frisbee, VolleyballBasketballGolf,
SoccerTennis,
Track and FieldUltimate Frisbee,
Volleyball

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 2 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Student Government, Team Yerukim (Green Team) Student Government,
Team Yerukim (Green Team),

School Notes:

    Profile last updated: 01/28/2013

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Dartmoor School (1.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is St. Louise Parish School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest preschool is St. Louise Parish School (0.3 miles away)
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